Entrepreneurship in VNIT
Entrepreneurship is the process of starting a business, typically a startup company offering an innovative product, process or service. Anentrepreneur perceives an opportunity and often exhibits biases in taking the decision to exploit the opportunity.
E-Cell VNIT is a non-profit organization run by the students of VNIT, Nagpur that aims at manifesting the entrepreneurial spirit of young students, and is one of the largest and most active entrepreneurship clubs of India. It was founded by some enthusiastic students of the 2004-2008 batch. The club has produced the then youngest CEO of India, Mr. Ashwin Baliwada (who is also one of the founding members of the Club).
Having round the year events such as Consotium-VNIT’s Annual Enterpreneurship Summit,STARTUP WEEKEND powered by GOOGLE for Entrepreneurs, various workshops, JUGAAD, E-Cell aims at an all round development of all its members such that they are fully prepared for all their future endeavors. It also supports and incubates many startups.
The club provides a platform to students who want to setup their own business and opportunities to budding entrepreneurs to connect to successful businessmen and see their ideas turn into reality.
It encourages the students to develop entrepreneurial skills. The management events shall include conversion of research projects to commercial products, public speaking, crisis handling, mock sensex, ad-making, virtual company creation,providing economic solutions to technical and social problems conference and panel discussions, industry-student interface via projects and internships.
Every year, Entrepreneurship Cell of VNIT organises Consortium, the Annual Entrepreneurship Summit. It is a confluence of activities, events, competitions, conferences and workshops conducted to inculcate a startup-minded outlook among technical students. It is one of the biggest summits of its kind. It aims at fostering the importance of leadership and decision making, encouraging entrepreneurship and introducing young technocrats to various management concepts practiced in the corporate world and to provide a platform for development of managerial acumen, entrepreneurial spirit and to bring ideas into reality.
Consortium is one of the very few conventions in India to be organized by engineering undergraduates.Consortium attracts thousands of participants in various contests. Events include corporate contests, traditional business contests, crowd magnet events, a business plan competition and many online events. These are judged by academicians and industrialists.
It has various popular events in it such as Ascent(B-Plan), Swades, Bizmantra, EPL manager, Kaizen etc with participation from enthusiastic students all over the nation.
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